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Performer: The Philadelphia Sounds
Genre: Electronic
Title: Kung Fu Fighting
Country: France
Released: 1985
Style: Disco, Synth-pop
FLAC version ZIP size: 1266 mb
MP3 version ZIP size: 1792 mb
WMA version ZIP size: 1593 mb
Rating: 4.2
Votes: 414
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Kung Fu Fighting" is a disco song by Jamaican vocalist Carl Douglas, with production by British-Indian musician Biddu. It was released as a single in 1974 on the cusp of a chopsocky film craze and rose to the top of the British, Australian, Canadian and American charts, in addition to reaching the top of the Soul Singles chart. It received a Gold certification from the RIAA in 1974 and popularized disco music.

Everybody was kung-fu fighting Those kicks were fast as lightning In fact it was a little bit frightening But they fought with expert timing. They were funky China men from funky Chinatown They were chopping them up and they were chopping them down It's an ancient Chinese art and everybody knew their part From a feint into a slip, and kicking from the hip. Everybody was kung-fu fighting Those kicks were fast as lightning In fact it was a little bit frightening But they fought with expert timing

Everybody was kung-fu fighting Those kicks were fast as lighting In fact it was a little bit frightening But they fought with expert timing They were funky china man, from funky china town They were chopping men up, they were chopping men down It’s an ancient chinese art and everybody knew their part From a fainting to a slip and a. kicking from the hip Everybody was kung-fu fighting huh! Those kicks were fast as lighting In fact it was a little bit frightening yeah, yeah But they fought with expert timing There was funky Billy Chen and little Sammy Chong He said, here comes the big boss! (Wh. .

Album starts at 102BPM, ends at 129BPM (+27), with tempos within the -BPM range. Try refreshing the page if dots are missing). Recent albums by Carl Douglas. Keep Pleasing Me. 1978.

Oh-hoh-hoh-hoah Oh-hoh-hoh-hoah Oh-hoh-hoh-hoah Oh-hoh-hoh-hoah Everybody was Kung Fu Fighting Those kids were fast as lightning In fact, it was a little bit frightening But they fought with expert timing There were funky China men from funky Chinatown They were chopping them up They were chopping them down It’s an ancient

The kung fu movie craze driven in part by movie legend Bruce Lee and the ABC-TV series Kung Fu was at its peak, but still Biddu didn't think the song was another more than amusing B-side filler. When he submitted it to Pye Records, the label's A&R head excitedly chose "Kung Fu Fighting" as the A-side. After hitting number one in the . the single was picked up by American label 20th Century Records. It began to take off in the disco clubs before crossing over to R&B- and disco-oriented radio stations.

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Tracklist Hide Credits

A Kung Fu Fighting/With You (Part 1)
Written-By [Kung Fu Fighting] – C. Douglas*
3:35
B With You & Only You ! (Part 2) 3:25

Companies, etc.

  • Phonographic Copyright (p) – Flarenasch
  • Distributed By – WEA Filipacchi Music
  • Printed By – Offset France
  • Produced For – Mian Enterprises, Inc.

Credits

  • Arranged By – Tidi
  • Artwork [Sleeve] – Frederic
  • Producer – D. Lenmar*, M. Serbee*
  • Written-By [With You (& Only You !)] – D. Lenmar*, S. Barth*

Barcode and Other Identifiers

  • Rights Society: SACEM SACD SDRM SGDL

Other versions

Category Artist Title (Format) Label Category Country Year
722.785, 722785 The Philadelphia Sounds Kung Fu Fighting ‎(12", Maxi) Flarenasch, Flarenasch 722.785, 722785 France 1985